homepage Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from 54.205.157.94
register, free tools, login, search, pro membership, help, library, announcements, recent posts, open posts,
Become a Pro Member

Home / Forums Index / WebmasterWorld / Ecommerce
Forum Library, Charter, Moderators: buckworks

Ecommerce Forum

    
Paypal sends wrong ( misprinted ) check
The bank returns paypal check .. and paypal isnt responding.
Sobriquet

10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 3928 posted 9:53 am on Jun 14, 2005 (gmt 0)

This is a clasic case of carelessness.

Paypal has send me a check in my home country . And the date on the check mentiones the year as '20055' instead of year '2005' . A classic misprinting error i guess.

The amount is major for me and i have written back to paypal, without any response what so ever as yet.

My bank has refused to validate the cheque.
My trust in paypal is now shaking.

Anyone has any suggestions? Has ayone faced any such problem? how do we get support?

 

Sobriquet

10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 3928 posted 5:43 pm on Jun 14, 2005 (gmt 0)

no one ever faced an issue with paypal?

Sobriquet

10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 3928 posted 4:24 am on Jun 16, 2005 (gmt 0)

no one... strange!

fischermx

WebmasterWorld Senior Member 10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 3928 posted 4:34 am on Jun 16, 2005 (gmt 0)

Most people can withdraw electronically, that's why the lack of opinions here.

robjones2

5+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 3928 posted 11:51 am on Jun 16, 2005 (gmt 0)

Paypal likes to be a law unto itself and treat customers like ****.

I'd go to #*$!.com for specialist advice on dealing with those paypal cowboys

Joe_Store

10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 3928 posted 1:35 am on Jun 17, 2005 (gmt 0)

Never had this problem with Pay Pal;however, I'd be as upset with my bank. I think there is a law that even if a check is postdated it can be cashed as soon as it is deposited. (It might just be a state law that I heard that about) I'd try an atm deposit with the check and see if it goes through. Good Luck.

Lovejoy

10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 3928 posted 2:58 am on Jun 17, 2005 (gmt 0)

I hear all kinds of crap about PayPal that's simply ancient history, the company is now owned by Ebay and is not some fly by night outfit. I've used them from day one
and have never, ever had a problem.

lgn1

WebmasterWorld Senior Member 10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 3928 posted 2:43 am on Jun 18, 2005 (gmt 0)

Try depositing the check into an ATM.

The people that process ATM deposits, are alot more forgiving (or just don't care) than Bank Tellers, who will scrutinize every check.

harleyx

5+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 3928 posted 7:45 am on Jun 18, 2005 (gmt 0)

You'd have to check your countries laws on the matter, but I'm pretty sure Joe is right - you should be able to cash it straight away. I'd go that route, because dealing with Paypal over the matter is likely to be a long, fruitless process.

Global Options:
 top home search open messages active posts  
 

Home / Forums Index / WebmasterWorld / Ecommerce
rss feed

All trademarks and copyrights held by respective owners. Member comments are owned by the poster.
Home ¦ Free Tools ¦ Terms of Service ¦ Privacy Policy ¦ Report Problem ¦ About ¦ Library ¦ Newsletter
WebmasterWorld is a Developer Shed Community owned by Jim Boykin.
© Webmaster World 1996-2014 all rights reserved